New Knowledge of Language and Life test for Settlement Applications

Immigration categories affected by the new test:

  • Tier 1 (Exceptional talent)
  • Tier 1 (General)
  • Tier 1 (Entrepreneur)
  • Tier 1 (Investor)
  • Tier 2 (Intra company transfer)
  • Tier 2 (General)
  • Tier 2 (Minister of religion)
  • Tier 2 (Sportsperson)
  • work permit holder
  • highly skilled migrant (excluding those covered by the HSMP ILR Judicial Review policy document)
  • representative of an overseas newspaper, news agency or broadcasting organisation
  • representative of an overseas business
  • overseas government employee
  • minister of religion, religious missionary, or member of a religious order
  • airport-based operational ground staff of overseas-owned airlines
  • person intending to establish themselves in business
  • innovator
  • person intending to establish themselves in business under the provisions of EC Association Agreements
  • investor
  • writer, composer or artist

For more information on the test please see the following link

Commonwealth Contractors

Commonwealth Contractors is a collection of highly skilled professionals from the Commonwealth and beyond. We partner with OISC Registered Immigration Partners capable of professionally representing a Tier 1 Visa Application / Extension and Tier 2 Licensed Consultancy & Associated Trust Partners who may be prepared, where required, to sponsor a doctor on a Tier 2 Visa (formerly UK Work Permit). Commonwealth Contractors also provides updates on UK Immigration News.

To find out more call Commonwealth Contractors now on 0330 390 9021 or Submit your Details and we will get back to you. Please be prepared to send a copy of a recent CV so that we can pass to interested partners